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18/10/16 Lions Take Victory Over Suffolk Saxons in NBL Season Opener

NBL vs. Suffolk Saxons

Birmingham Lions began their 2016-17 National Badminton League Championship campaign at home to Suffolk Saxons in the Great Hall at the University of Birmingham on Monday 17, October. NBL rules see matches of best of five games, each...

17/10/16 Danish National Champion Joins NBL Birmingham Lions

Introducing the new signing to the Birmingham Lions’ National Badminton League team, Rasmus Fladberg, 24, from Denmark. Despite having a singles ranking of 66 in the world, Fladberg specialises in doubles play. 

29/09/16 Sneak Peek into 360 Sport & Fitness' Gym

360 Sport & Fitness are excited to reveal a new video which gives you an insight into what the gym in Birmingham’s newest, pioneering sports club will look like. 

22/09/16 Lily Owsley Named Birmingham's Amateur Sportswoman of the Year

On Thursday 22 September, Lily Owsley was presented the award of Amateur Sportswoman of the Year alongside hockey teammate Laura Unsworth at the Birmingham Sports Awards. 

11/09/16 Three Medals for Alumni in Rio Paralympics

Sunday 11 September 2016 was scheduled to be a big day for University of Birmingham Sport (UBSport) alumni at the 2016 Rio Paralympic Games. Pamela Relph MBE was defending her gold medal title in the LTA Mixed Coxed Four, Alison Patrick was making her...

06/09/16 Four Alumni Head to Rio for Paralympic Games

2014 PGCE graduate Laura Sugar, 2011 Physics graduate Pamela Relph MBE, 2010 Physiotherapy graduate Lora Turnham and 2009 Physiotherapy graduate Alison Patrick all hope to follow in the success of University of Birmingham...

19/08/16 Owsley Owns Olympic History

On the final Friday of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, current Sport, Exercise and Rehabilitation student, Lily Owsley and Psychology graduate, Sophie Bray, helped Team GB make history when they became the first British women’s hockey team to win gold. 

15/08/16 10 Days of #UBSPORTINRIO

The first 10 days of the 2016 Rio Olympics have seen athletes from University of Birmingham Sport’s past and present excel towards finals and secure medals for Team GB. 

27/07/16 UBSport Athletes on the Road to Rio

One current student and eight alumni athletes from the University of Birmingham Sport have now been confirmed for the 2016 Rio Olympic Games. 

13/06/16 Archers Draw a Dozen Medals at BUCS Outdoors

The annual British Universities and College Sport (BUCS) Outdoor Archery Championships took place from 11 - 12 June 2016 at Lilleshall National Sports Centre. Birmingham archers braved the wind and rain valiantly to claim twelve medals across the weekend!